Why not open VKontakte ?

Why not open VKontakte ?

Today the social network "VKontakte" is the most popular in Russia, and no less popular abroad.Every day hundreds of thousands of people are its users.

In this article, we'll explain why not open VKontakte and what are the solutions to this problem.

Causes of faults and their elimination

general, there are a number of reasons why the site "VKontakte" may temporarily not function.Below we describe the ones when problems arise on the part of the network user.You will be given advice on troubleshooting.

No Internet connection

Make sure your router, router or wired network connection is connected.If your PC is also running other sites or applications running on the Internet, check that they are functioning.If not, then you should check the settings to connect to the network: either the icon bar at the bottom right corner of the screen, or via the control panel of your computer.If the problem can not be resolved on their own, you need to contact support of your Internet provider.It may also be that your balance is less than zero, so all connections to the network is automatically interrupted.


operating system of your PC needs a real-time protection from malicious programs in the event that you are an active Internet user.Very often problems with the internet, such as freeze page, no connection to the page, various system messages about the presence of errors occur due to a large number of computer viruses.Therefore, it is strongly recommended to periodically monitor your operating system anti-virus program.

Netizens "VKontakte" is very often faced with the following problem - when trying to log into your account, before them flies a message stating that their page is locked because of complaints from other users on the mailing list of all kinds of spam.The message you are also asked to send a text to the number 5577, and then to come to restore the activation code page.These messages have nothing else, as computer viruses.In order to ensure that such messages are not flying you when visiting VC site, we propose to do the following:

  1. In the "Start" menu, select "Run" and then in the prompt, enter the following "% SYSTEMROOT% \ system32 \ drivers \ etc \ hosts".Then, open a new document in Notepad.
  2. document entitled hosts will open in Notepad window.Now take a closer look, if there is an address VKontakte Site - vkontakte.ru.If so, remove all the lines, where it is found the name of the site.
  3. In the "Start" menu, open "Search" and search vkontakte file.exe all files, folders and drives on your computer.In the event of it - delete immediately.
  4. In the final phase will be necessary to make the computer check with the antivirus installed.If there is none, a one-time download the utility, such as Dr.Web.

Wrong entry in the address bar

Sometimes VKontakte social network may not open simply because of the fact that you typed the address incorrectly in your browser's search bar.Carefully check the spelling of the address - vk.com.We draw your attention to the fact that the social network VKontakte finally moved to a new address short - vk.com.

on this topic also read our article Why can not VKontakte.